|1||O LORD God, to whom
vengeance belongeth; O God, to whom vengeance belongeth, shew thyself.
||to whom vengeance belongeth|
|2||Lift up thyself, thou
judge of the earth: render a reward to the proud.
|3||LORD, how long shall
the wicked, how long shall the wicked triumph?
|4||How long shall
they utter and speak hard things? and all the workers
iniquity boast themselves?
|5||They break in pieces
thy people, O LORD, and afflict thine heritage.
|6||They slay the widow
and the stranger, and murder the fatherless.
|7||Yet they say, The
LORD shall not see, neither shall the God of Jacob regard it.
brutish among the people: and ye fools, when will ye be wise?
|9||He that planted the
ear, shall he not hear? he that formed the eye, shall he not see?
||formed the eye|
|10||He that chastiseth
the heathen, shall not he correct? he that teacheth man knowledge,
shall not he know?
||teacheth man knowledge|
|11||The LORD knoweth the
thoughts of man, that they are vanity.
the man whom thou chastenest, O LORD, and teachest him out of thy law;
|13||That thou mayest
give him rest from the days of adversity, until the pit be digged for
|14||For the LORD will
not cast off his people, neither will he forsake his inheritance.
|15||But judgment shall
return unto righteousness: and all the upright in heart shall follow
|16||Who will rise up for
me against the evildoers? or who will stand up for me against
workers of iniquity?
|17||Unless the LORD
had been my help, my soul had almost dwelt in silence.
|18||When I said, My foot
slippeth; thy mercy, O LORD, held me up.
|19||In the multitude of
my thoughts within me thy comforts delight my soul.
|20||Shall the throne of
iniquity have fellowship with thee, which frameth mischief by a law?
themselves together against the soul of the righteous, and condemn the
|22||But the LORD is my
defence; and my God is the rock of my refuge.
|23||And he shall bring
upon them their own iniquity, and shall cut them off in their own
wickedness; yea, the LORD our God shall cut them off.
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